Wines, Vines and Family Time this Weekend

This weekend, March 27th and 28th, you are invited to visit The Four Graces winery in Dundee between 12- 5pm with your family. One $10 donation per family gives children entrance to the activities and 2 adults to a wine tasting. (Wine tasting fees are normally $10 per adult.)  All monies collected will go to Grandhaven Elementary School’s PTA fund to assist with the purchase of new audiovisual equipment for the school. Please call The Four Graces if you have questions at (503) 554-8000. Children must be attended at all time.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

  • Finger Sandwiches and Lemonade
  • Character Coloring pages and Crayons
  • 12-4:30 Games and Obstacle Course with small prizes
  • 2:00 Bingo with prizes
  • 2:30 Storytime (young children)
  • 3:00 Pinata time!
  • 3:30 Storytime (K-2nd graders)
  • 4:00 Bingo with prizes

Sunday, March 28, 2010

  • Cupcakes and lemonade
  • Character Coloring pages and Crayons
  • 12:15 Egg Hunt in the Vineyard
  • 1:00 -4:30 Games and Obstacle Course with small prizes
  • 2:00 Bingo with prizes
  • 2:30 Storytime (young children)
  • 3:00 Bingo with prizes
  • 3:30 Storytime (K-2nd graders)
  • 4:00 Bingo with prizes

The Market Saturday February 13

Saturday, February 13th

Pouring in the Bar

WildAire Cellars, 11-3

Wine by Joe, & Dobbes,11-3

Lia’s Vineyard, 11-3

The Cidery, 11-3

For the Kids

Free books for all kids! Books 213 will allow children to select up to three used children’s books at no charge.

Lil’ farmers are invited to make valentines cards. Join the fun in The Barnyard, starting at 9:00 AM. Kids had great fun last week paint stamping reusable shopping bags.

15 Valentine's Day Events in Yamhill County

All of us at Bella Casa wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day! Yamhill County offers so many lovely venues to celebrate special occasions. We hope you (and your sweetie) take advantage of these local offers and events this Valentine’s weekend. If you want to take it to the next level on this beautiful occasion, then you can check out some of the best pheromones oils available and see how you both can have a great time over the weekend. However, if you are planning just a quiet night in with your loved one, you may want to check out some at-home activities that you can do together, from some romantic-based board games to watching your favorite movies. If you do not have them on your TV or on DVD you could always take a look at the best torrent sites 2022 for you to download what you want to watch for a great night-in.

Hearts on The Vine Wine Dinner at Black Walnut Inn: Here’s a very special place to take your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day. Hearts of the Vine Wine Dinner, February 13, 2010 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm hosted at Black Walnut Inn featuring Kris Utz, Renaissance Catering, and Arbor Brook Wines. $95 per person includes gratuity. Black Walnut Inn is located at 9600 NE Worden Hill Road, Dundee. Pinot and Paradise.

McMenamins – Hotel Oregon: Special Overnight Valentine Package February 13 – 6 pm – $245/couple (21 + older) Guestroom for 2 (with special Valentine amenities). Includes 4-Course Gourmet Dinner & Breakfast in the Pub. One night only!
Hawaiian chocolate and Oregon Pinot Noir at the Treehouse on Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14, for the following palate pleasing event: Four Pinot Noirs: 2007 Treehouse, 2007 Tusculum, 2007 Marylhurst AND a special super sneak preview of the 2008 Rollins Estate Pinot Noir, paired with four Hawaiian specialty chocolates: two from Sweet Paradise Chocolates and two from Original Hawaiian Chocolate Factory. We will also be presenting samples of the 100% Kona from our Hawaiian coffee plantation, which is also available for sale at the Treehouse. Vista Hills logo glass included.
Original Hawaiian Chocolate Factory product for sale in the usual bars of dark and milk chocolate and also have boxes of the plumeria shaped chocolates for sale. Special event tasting fee will be $15/ person non refundable ($5 non refundable for Treehouse Club members). Hours will be as usual–12-5 PM.
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Third Saturday Art & Wine Walk in McMinnville

McMinnville Downtown Association

On the third Saturday of every month, downtown McMinnville is host to the year-round Third Saturday Art & Wine Walk in Historic Downtown McMinnville. The mood is relaxed and inviting with merchants hosting area wineries and local artists from 2pm to 8pm. While wineries pour tastes in downtown shops, artists display and sometimes demonstrate their work with both wine and art available for purchase. Start times vary by merchant.

Check out the  Walking Guide for details of artists and wineries featured at each location. Print the Guide and take it with you when you visit McMinnville the third Saturday of each month.

ENTER TO WIN A $50 Downtown McMinnville Gift Certificate. For every $10 you spend at a participating merchant during the January 16th Art & Wine Walk, you’ll receive one raffle ticket. The winner will be drawn and notified Monday, January 18, 2010. Need not be present to win.

Yoga, Hors d'ourves, and Wine Tasting at Dobbes Family Estate

Article source: Chehalem Valley Chamber of Commerce

Did you know that yoga increases flexibility, lowers stress, and increases your energy level? On January 16, 2010 from 10AM-1PM start your morning off with 90 minutes of yoga at Dobbes Family Estate Winery with certified yoga instructor Nichole Taylor. After your workout reward yourself with vegetarian bites paired with a variety of select wines. Wines featured during event will be available for 20% off. $30 per person for Club Members. Space is limited, please contact Nicci Ischer for your reservation at 503-538-1141 (ext. 4)

Reservations close on Monday, January 11, 2010

Limited to 20 people, must be 21 or older. Dobbes Family Estate Winery is located at 240 SE 5th Street Dundee, Oregon 97115.

New Year's Eve Events in Yamhill County

Yamhill Valley Visitor’s Association

Don your party shoes and enjoy an evening of fine dining, a little wine, and celebrate with friends! Let’s bring in the new year close to home at one of the many local attractions our gorgeous county has to offer. But plan early and make your reservations this week!

Inn at Red Hills Enjoy a glass of complimentary bubbles with your dinner reservation at the inn’s restaurant, Farm To Fork, on New Year’s Eve. Chef Paul Bachand will offer a Chef’s Choice Menu, in addition to the regular nightly menu, for $50 (wine, tax and tips are excluded). Reservations are required and seating ends at 8pm. They are offering special room rates $125 for the night. 1410 N. Hwy 99W, Dundee, Oregon.  Enjoy 25% of the usual rates through January 4, 2010. Call 503-538-7666 for reservations and reference code “Bliss.”

Cuvée Restaurant will have a special New Year’s Dinner from 5:30-9:30pm on December 31. Reservations suggested at 503-852-6555. 214 W. Main Street, Carlton, Oregon. Details are available at

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Wine Tasting Saturday, Dec 12th

Chehalem Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Updates

Come and visit The Four Graces tasting room on Saturday, December 12th from noon to 5:00 PM and help them celebrate the holidays in Graceful Style. Try their new releases including the exceptional 2007 Doe Ridge Estate Pinot noir. Fabulous holiday hors d’oeuvres from Silver Spoon Catering will be served. Tasting fee is $15 per person. Wine club members and up to 4 guests will have the tasting fee waived as well as be able to pick up their December Wine Club shipments. 9605 NE Fox Farm Road, Dundee, OR 97115 (800) 245-2950